Carrie Wiltshire has been named Chief Operating Officer of Ignition Creative, the Santa Monica-based ad agency that formulates marketing materials and campaigns and services pretty much every Hollywood studio and network in town. Wiltshire, who had been with the company in various capacities since 2006, will be responsible for directing, administering and coordinating internal operational activities of the 275-member creative team worldwide.
Ignition recently worked on campaigns for Interstellar, Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Game of Thrones, The Leftovers, and Transparent among other titles. It also put together the TV ad campaign for Fox Searchlight’s Birdman, which on Sunday won the Best Picture Oscar. Here’s a spot from that: